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Girl meets boy: Taiwan’s tribal matchmaking festival

As night falls on a square in the village of Matai'an, young women cast critical eyes over a dancing circle of men in embroidered skirts and feathered head dresses as part of an ancient match-making ritual.

Tonto Dike, others hold audition for youths talent hunt show

Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh and other celebrities on Friday took part in the audition for the talent hunt show Unleash Your Talent 2017, with over 200 youths in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

Minister inaugurates anti-piracy committee

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has inaugurated the Anti-Piracy Committee, charged with working out the modalities to tackle the piracy of creative works in the country.

Akwa Ibom rep crowned Miss Nigeria USA 2017

Idara Inokon, Miss Nigeria USA contestant representing Akwa Ibom, has emerged winner of Miss Nigeria USA 2017 beauty pageant held on Saturday night into early Sunday morning in New York.

Exhibition: Fashola, Lagos monarch recommend preservation of pictures

Vivian Nwobi and Kehinde Yusuf on Saturday emerged winners of the maiden edition of “The Fashola Photographic Foundation Exhibition’’ which held at City Hall in Lagos.

Amosun pledges support for creative arts, entertainment practitioners

Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, has assured creative arts and entertainment practitioners of his administration’s support, adding that it would tap into the potentials in the various sectors of the economy, in line with the diversification drive.

Etisalat Prize for Literature rebrands to 9mobile Prize for Literature

Following the successful launch of its new brand identity, Nigeria’s most innovative telecommunications company, 9mobile, has equally changed the name of its pan-African literary prize to 9mobile Prize for Literature.

Invisible Borders at Photography Museum

The tendency among photographers and artists to join forces has grown over recent years, in all kinds of places around the globe.

Artist creates wrecked Mercedes-benz with 12,000 mirrors

Constructed with nearly 12,000 individual pieces of reflective stainless steel, New York-based artist Jordan Griska creates an incredible model of a Mercedes-Benz S550.

London-based illustrator captures history and culture of this ethnic group

Hausa People, a book by London-based graphic designer Osheyi Adebayo, is a unique compilation on everything and anything Hausa.

The German cultural centre in Nigeria welcomes new director

Goethe-Institut Lagos, the German cultural centre in Nigeria, welcomes a new director, Friederike Möschel, to its Lagos City Hall offices.

New York based street artist turns city into a playground

New York-based street artist Tom Bob is giving mundane bits of the cityscape cartoon life and character, turning the city into a beautiful playground.

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Adidas loses EU court battle over ‘three stripes’ design

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